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Since 1984, the Hall of Fame has honored more than 100 notable women who have attained significant levels of achievement and whose contributions have made an impact on the State of Texas.

Categories of Achievement

  • Arts
    This category recognizes significant contributions to or the promotion of the visual, literary, cultural or performing arts, media or communications.
  • Education
    This category recognizes outstanding contributions in the fields of math, science or technology education including teachers, librarians, administrators, researchers, or participants in professional education associations.
  • Leadership
    This category recognizes leadership excellence in the public and private sectors. The nominee's achievements must demonstrate an enduring state impact.
  • Health and Social Sciences
    This category recognizes outstanding achievement in the areas of medicine, health and wellness, family and social issues, community health and public health.

Eligibility

Nominees must be native or current residents of Texas.
The service/achievement must have been performed in Texas.
Former nominees are eligible; former winners are not eligible.
Nominees must have been active within the past five years in the category for which they are nominated.

If you would like to request a nomination form, please e-mail your mailing address to lguthrie@governor.state.tx.us or contact the Governor's Commission for Women at 800/839-5323.

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Honorees by Year

 
1984
1985
1986
1987
1988
1989
1993
1994
1996
1998
2000
2002
2004
2006
2008
2010
2012

Texas Women's Hall of Fame Video


See the Texas Women's Hall of Fame Video.